Last Activity:07-24-2009 8:31 AM
Posted in thread: Kids and Brewing... on 07-24-2009 at 12:25 AM
I'd have no problem letting my 6 and 13 year old daughters help out with some stuff, I'm sure
they would love the capping of bottles. But the last thing I need is for them to be going home
Posted in thread: Did I just ruin my beer?? on 07-24-2009 at 12:05 AM
Hm. Is human sweat fermentable? :cross:
Posted in thread: Starting my first batch, bit nervous, advice? on 07-24-2009 at 12:00 AM
My advice is, if you haven't even made your first Mr. Beer batch yet, is to just go with flow,
follow their instructions, and get your feet wet.You won't make the best beer in the world, but
it will b...
Posted in thread: The "official" what/how YOU started thread on 06-20-2009 at 01:50 PM
Mr. Beer. After two brews with Mr. Beer I moved to 5 gal extract. Getting ready to do a PM and
its my 4th 5 gal brew. I went from testing the water to cannon ball in about a month!Same here!
Got Mr Be...
Posted in thread: The Most Terrible Beer Ever orrr The Worst Beer Of All Time? on 06-19-2009 at 03:24 AM
I will drink any beer given to me so feel free to PM me and send any unwanted brews my way.No
such thing as a bad beer, just some beers are better than others, eh? :mug:
Posted in thread: The Most Terrible Beer Ever orrr The Worst Beer Of All Time? on 06-18-2009 at 10:30 PM
Wild Blue Blueberry Lager - I thought I was drinking juiceCurtJuice?? I thought I was drinking
Dimetap!Juice would have been ok. I still would have been mad that it tasted nothing like beer,
but if it...
Posted in thread: Using sparge water as top-off water on 06-17-2009 at 01:33 PM
I'm on it...Even though I am 28 years old my dad still loves getting me birthday presents. This
year it's going to be a Bayou Classic propane burner and a 34 quart pot.All grain all the way!
Now I'll ...
Posted in thread: whoa, i made beer. on 06-16-2009 at 09:41 PM
"Hello World!", huh?Why do I get the impression that a good chunk of us homebrewers are I.T.
geeks?I wonder of those of us who are I.T., are "open source" geeks.Homebrewing -- the Linux of
Posted in thread: Shelf life of cracked grains? on 06-15-2009 at 04:28 PM
If you take some and taste it and it doesn't taste stale I'd go ahead and use it. If it does
then you'll want to pick up new grain.Huh. Well, me a being a relative n00b, I wouldn't know
Posted in thread: Shelf life of cracked grains? on 06-15-2009 at 04:26 PM
What were they stored in?They are stored in the zip-lock baggies the grain came in at the
store. He ground it for me and put it back in the baggies.Sounds like I should replace, at the
very least to p...